The movie “21” was released on March 28th, 2008 and the movie is fact based on Ben Mezrich’s book “Bringing Down the House” which tells the true story of the real MIT Blackjack Team during the 1990s. To be honest, the movie plot was far from the book, but then again even the book wasn’t especially true to the original story, and the original MIT team, either. The movie wasn’t completely fictional, as there were MIT blackjack teams who went to Vegas, counted cards and won some money.
Inspired by the real-life story of the MIT students who took Las Vegas casinos for millions, 21 has been reshaped to fit a simple movie template, but at the end, you must question is the counting cards business really so profitable overall?
Maybe the most important thing to know is that counting cards aren’t so hard at all,